How to find direction of starting point from person?

Aug 2014
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A person moving towards to the north and cover 10m distance. He turn to the right side and cover 15m distance again turns to the right side and cover 10m distance. Find the direction of starting point from person?

I draw the direction diagram:



How to find direction of starting point from person?
 
Apr 2014
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Imagine you are the person, which direction do you look to see the starting point?
 
Aug 2014
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India
I got Answer is West.

Diagram:

 
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skipjack

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Although the wording "to the right side" was used in the question, it's reasonable to suppose that "to their right side" was meant, so that the person is moving south after their second turn. Hence the answer can be given as "west" or as "(directly) to their right side".
 
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